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Police searching for escaped inmate from Riverbend Institution in Saskatchewan

Police in Saskatchewan are searching for an inmate who hasn't been seen since Tuesday. The Correctional Service of Canada say a warrant has been issued for the arrest of Kevin Masuskapoe, shown in this undated RCMP handout photo.

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Police in Saskatchewan are searching for an inmate who hasn't been seen since Tuesday.

The Correctional Service of Canada says Kevin Masuskapoe was discovered missing during a count Tuesday evening at the Riverbend Institution in Prince Albert, Sask.

A warrant has been issued for his arrest.

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Masuskapoe, who is 38-years-old, is described as 5'8", 208 lbs. with brown eyes and black hair.

He is currently serving a 15-year sentence for break and enter with intent; break, enter and commit; obstruction of peace officer; possession of property obtained by crime; escaping lawful custody, and theft.

Anyone with information on Masuskapoe's whereabouts is asked to contact police.

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